Mini-DAC is the ultimate portable and compact solution for studio playback, reference monitoring, FireWire connectivity to your DAW (optional), and premium home audio systems offering professional quality 192kHz D/A conversion. In addition to outstanding conversion quality, the optinal Mini-DAC FireWire features “Digital Thru Mode” where non-FireWire devices can be connected to your DAW using MIni-DAC’s input options such as AES, Optical and S/PDIF. Are you using a massive mixer just to ride your monitor levels? Or do you have a great A/D but inferior D/A? With comprehensive level control and a high quality headphone output, Mini-DAC allows you to hear exactly what you are committing to a recording. Mini-DAC also provides the optimum stereo image and the most faithful analog reproduction of your carefully recorded digital audio that money can buy.